Churchill set up the sinking of the Lusitania dragging the US into World War 1. I saw a great documentary on it and could not believe my eyes. He is also disliked here in Australia for planning the botched Gallipoli campaign in WW1 that resulted in many needless deaths. No doubt Churchill stood up to Germany while others gave in to them and this was his biggest triumph.
Lord Acton, Lord Chief Justice of England, 1875 - "The issue which has swept down the centuries and which will have to be fought sooner or later is the People v. The Banks."
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